Rakesh Chaurasia

Instrumental Music – Flute and Piano Duet

Came across a beautiful Flute and Piano duet by Rakesh Chaurasia (Flute), Utsav Lal (Piano). Vijay Ghate is on Tabla. The concert is brought to us by Meru Concerts, which was held in the Theater Oranjerie, Roermond, Netherlands on 13th July 2014. Watch the video and enjoy the divine music. Picture and Video provided only for illustration – Credit: Meru Concerts 00

Instrumental Music – Indian and Western Classical

I am sure you will enjoy the Universal Notes, an extraordinary fusion of Carnatic, Hindustani and Western Classical Music. It is a blend of sophisticated string writing with strident melodic improvisation. The fusion is brought to you by Darbar and led by Matthew Barley who is a Cellist and Artistic Director. The programme was recorded for Darbar on 16th Sep 2016 at London’s Southbank Centre. The artists in this fusion are as follows. Matthew Barley (Cello & Artistic Director) Fraser Trainer (Composer) Jayanthi Kumaresh (Carnatic Veena) Ghatam Karthick (Carnatic Ghatam) Rakesh Chaurasia (Hindustani Bansuri) Niladri Kumar (Hindustani Sitar) Lulu Fuller (Violin) Samuel Burstin (Viola) Michael Fuller (Double Bass) Jennifer McClaren (Clarinet) Watch and enjoy the video. Picture and ...

Instrumental Music – Tabla and Flute

Here is one absolutely mesmerising performance by our Ustad Zakir Hussain – Rakesh Chaurasia duo with just Tabla and Flute (Bansuri). Listening to the music with headphones is much advised to fully immerse into and get the ultimate feeling. Ustad Zakir Hussain Ustad Zakir Hussain is the eldest son of Ustad Allah Rakha (1919-2000) who was a maestro on Tabla, specialized in Hindustani Classical Music. Ustad Alla Rakha was mainly responsible for the introduction of Tabla to the Western audience. Zakir Hussain (born in 1951) was a child prodigy who was taught Pakhwaj by his father at the age of 3 years and gave his first concert at the age of seven and started touring at eleven. He has received many awards and accolades from various Indian and Foreign governments and organizations. He re...